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Claims about Donald Trump's tax plan don't hold up

That amounts to 14.1 percent of the annual income of a typical household in that rarefied group. Without it, he would have paid just $5.5 million, according to a leaked copy of that year's return. But Douglas Holtz-Eakin, president of the American Action Forum and a former Congressional Budget Office Director between 2003-2005 under George W.

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Lawyer Representing David Dao Now Working With Woman in American Airlines Incident

The bipartisan group of senators seeking answers after a passenger was forcibly dragged from a United Airlines flight now say the airline is dragging its feet. As subsequent reports have indicated, the flight crew recognized early on that there was an overbooking issue which would require four passengers to give up their seats.

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Puerto Rico vs Detroit: What's different?

Puerto Rico's decision to use a US court to escape from its debts cast few ripples in the state and local bond market, where prices rose Wednesday. The prices of Puerto Rico's major bonds were little changed after the announcement. In its filing, Puerto Rico's federal oversight board expressed optimism about the legal wrangling to come. Puerto Rico has defaulted on $1.3 billion in principal payments since August 2015, roughly a month after the previous governor declared that the island's ...

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Made-in-China midsize passenger plane C919 finally takes off

Crew members of the C919, China's first homegrown large passenger plane, wave at spectators in Shanghai on Friday after the plane completed its first test flight. Friday's maiden flight will be a key milestone for the C919, which has been plagued by delays. The safety certification of the new plane - which state media says will have a catalog price tag of around $50 million, less than half that of a Boeing 737 or Airbus A320 - could be among the biggest issues for the C919 internationally.

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'Baahubali 2' surpasses the all time collections of 'Baahubali'

Reportedly, the collections were Rs 303 Cr within 3days of release while the 5 Day collections cross Rs 500 Cr Globally. Grossing Rs 100 crore seemed to be a great achievement for Indian films, but with the release of Baahubali , the box-office business took a complete turn-around.

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Federal Reserve: US economic slowdown temporary

The Fed has raised rates three times since the financial crisis - with the most recent increase announced in March. The Fed policymakers said they expect "economic conditions to evolve in a manner that will warrant" gradual increases in their official interest rate, the federal funds rate.

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USA airlines face customer service warning

The policy arm of the nonprofit Consumer Reports called on Congress to enact a "consistent, uniform, comprehensive, clearly written set of passenger rights for USA airlines". The episode, captured on cellphone video that went viral, touched off global debate about customer service, boarding, and baggage policies. It is not who we are.

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'I blew it': Warren Buffett laments missing out on Google

The chance to hear Buffett and Berkshire Vice Chairman Charlie Munger field questions for more than five hours is again expected to attract more than 30,000 people to Omaha, Nebraska, on Saturday. Buffett bought into IBM when its stock was near an all- time high, but it's been in decline since then as Amazon and Microsoft have dominated the cloud.

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Cristiano Ronaldo undervalued in Portugal - Fernando Santos

Madrid will advance even with a two-goal loss in next week's second leg at Vicente Calderon Stadium. Consider this declaration I wrote in 2012: "He is, simply, the best soccer player of all time ". Star player Cristiano Ronaldo has also been backed by Zidane to bag another major trophy of his own this season, following his hat-trick performance at the Bernabeu.

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Here's the real loser in the GOP health-care reform plan

House of Representatives plans to turn to tax reform in earnest, after concluding a lengthy healthcare debate this week with a vote to repeal and replace Obamacare. They've also been the target of angry protests and pressure tactics from supporters of Obamacare. With no support from Democrats, Republicans could have afforded only 22 defections if they wanted to advance their health care plan to the Senate.

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Investor Targeted Stock: The Scotts Miracle-Gro Company (SMG)

About 1.02M shares traded or 184.02% up from the average. It has outperformed by 8.66% the S&P500.The move comes after 7 months negative chart setup for the $5.52B company. Since December 13, 2016, it had 0 buys, and 4 selling transactions for $5.61 million activity. 226.65 million shares or 1.48% more from 223.34 million shares in 2016Q3 were reported.

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NRG Energy, Inc. (NRG) Technical Resistance and Key Price Levels to Watch

A number of large investors have recently made changes to their positions in the stock. (NYSE:T). Keating Invest Counselors Inc accumulated 55,304 shares. If you are accessing this piece on another publication, it was illegally copied and republished in violation of United States & global copyright and trademark law.

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Among Major Cities, Chicago Ranks Worst In Home Value Recovery

For the D.C. Metro area, only 19.4 percent of homes have recovered to their pre-recession peak values. According to the report, which studied the nations's 100 largest metros, Chicago's most recent median home value, as determined in March by Trulia , is $225,051-nearly $50,000 lower than its peak prior to the economic nosedive, $274,092.

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'Breaking point': Puerto Rico files for historic $70bn bankruptcy

Ricardo Rossello said Wednesday that federal courts would help protect the US territory from its more than $70-billion debt crisis, after multiple creditors filed lawsuits trying to recuperate millions of dollars invested in government bonds.

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China's first large passenger jet takes to sky

With the flight, the official Xinhua News Agency said China had become "one of the world's top makers of jumbo aircraft", the fourth large jet producer after the US, Europe and Russian Federation. Shaking the dominance of giants Boeing and Airbus in the near future is unrealistic, observers say, but the Chinese jetliner could be a strong option for global carriers in decades to come.

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Oil Prices Turn Corner After WTI Dips Below $45

The cuts in production resulted in a significant rally in oil prices, with Brent trading as high as $56 per barrel in February. The July contract was down 82 cents on the day at $49.97 by 1252 GMT, while U.S. But many investors worry those efforts have been scuppered by rising shale production in the USA and falling demand in countries like China. "Under the current output cut, the shale oil producers pumped more oil and this hasn't helped the oil glut", he said.

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United Airlines: Will make customer satisfaction now a priority

Future decisions on the appointment of a new chairman will be at the discretion of the board, says United. "The board also believes that an independent chairman of the board can effectively manage the relationship between the board and the chief executive officer", the company said in the filing.

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Google Warns Users Of Sophisticated Phishing Attack Via Google Docs

Since this is how Google usually sends a mail when a folder is shared with someone, so it looks real and thus gets people to click on it. If you are one of the users who did click the link, Mashable suggests doing the following: If you did happen to click on the malicious link and allowed attackers into your account, you can revoke that access relatively easily.

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Copy-Scam Alert: Google Docs phishing emails

Why this matters: Phishing attacks are a fact of life on the web, but the Google Doc scam this week was particularly sophisticated. Gmail users have reported they received malicious mails with links to Google Docs shared by their contacts.

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Baahubali 2 Is A Knockout Blockbuster. Can It Make 1000 Crore?

Now, Baahubali 2, releasing on April 28, has broken the myth of sorts. Bahubali 2 was premiered in 3,000+ screens around the world on Thursday, May 4, and it set a new record, by grossing Rs 50 crore in paid previews. With Monday (May 1) being holiday, the Prabhas and Rana Daggubati-starrer held rock-steady at the ticket counters. That puts it ahead of director S.S.

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Chinese Competition To Boeing 737, Airbus A320 Marks First Flight

Although China has lagged behind its Western rivals in aircraft development, it boasts the world's fastest-growing aviation market, which will eventually overtake the United States. With 158 to 174 seats, the twin-engine, single-aisle aircraft will be used for medium-haul commercial flights. But it will be sometime before the C919 is ready to compete with the top-selling products of the world's aviation giants, said Bao.

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Financial Choice Act to Move to Full House Vote

Throughout three days of markup hearings prior to the vote, Democrats on the committee were unsuccessful in their various efforts to add amendments to the bill. "I'm not sure we're bad broken right now, and I think that's the last time you want to try and fix things, is when you're not very broken", Kiernan said.

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Sally Beauty Holdings, Inc. (SBH) Upgraded at Zacks Investment Research

The Company's year to date (YTD) performance is now negative at -24.83%. During the same quarter in the prior year, the business earned $0.43 earnings per share. According to Financial Times, The 9 analysts offering 12 month price targets for Sally Beauty Holdings, Inc. have a median target of 23.00, with a high estimate of 29.00 and a low estimate of 21.00.

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Hot Stock Alert: Celadon Group Inc. (CGI)

For the past 5 years, Global Payments Inc.'s EPS growth has been almost -7.3%. Market Cap is also the figure use to determine company's size, as opposed to using sales or total asset figures. The company's net profit margin stands at -2.60% whereas its return on equity (ROE) is -12.50%. X first paid dividend in 2002 and has increased their dividend for 0 straight years.

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Wipro gets threat mail for Rs 500 crore

On April 7, a suspicious parcel containing white powder, proclaiming it to be Anthrax was delivered at Sholinganallur office of Infosys. City based IT giant Wipro have received an anonymous email-threat demanding a ransom of Rs 500 crore worth currency in bitcoins- digital currency.

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Clinton: FBI director's letter, Russian hackers cost me presidency

He told the Senate Judiciary Committee that the Federal Bureau of Investigation can not take into account how it might benefit or harm politicians. "I can't consider for a second whose political fortunes will be affected". In a detailed, at times emotional explanation of his actions, Comey laid out the sequence of events that he said led to his July 5 news conference, his October 28 letter to Congress and a follow-up letter three days before the election.

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Randgold Resources Ltd. (GOLD) Price Target Raised to $141.00

The original version of this piece of content can be accessed at https://baseballnewssource.com/markets/randgold-resources-limited-rrs-given-buy-rating-at-jefferies-group-llc/708380.html. Cetera Advisor Networks LLC now owns 4,134 shares of the basic materials company's stock worth $414,000 after buying an additional 110 shares during the last quarter.

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Emails leaked in 'massive hacking attack' on French presidential campaign

The party Macron created past year is called " En Marche! " meaning "Onwards!" Macron's campaign confirmed on Friday it had been a "victim of a massive and coordinated hack", adding that the attack "has given rise to the diffusion on social media of various internal information".

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Rampant Ronaldo has learned to accept rotation - Zidane

At the same time , it's true that the soccer on the pitch isn't at as high a level (yet) as the Premier League, Bundesliga and so on-I say that as someone who loves MLS. "We need to get into our heads what an important game it is for us and if we think it's going to be an easy game, we're mistaken". Now is not the time for Real Madrid to get careless.

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Dollar rallies after Fed signals June rate hike likely

The Fed gave a generally upbeat outlook on the USA economy, saying that some weak data in the first quarter were "likely to be transitory" and predicting that economic activity would expand "at a moderate pace". One reason the Fed didn't say more about its expectations for its balance sheet might have been that this week's meeting wasn't accompanied by a news conference with Chair Janet Yellen to explain any shifts in the Fed's policy or thinking.

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Google (NASDAQ:GOOGL) Reports 29% Increase in Profit

Mobile ads command lower prices than desktop ads, but growing volume is more than making up the difference, analysts said . Revenue in the three months ended in March rose 22%, year over year, to $24.75 billion, yielding EPS of $7.73. The business, categorized as "Other Revenue" in its earnings report , posted a 49.4 percent jump in revenue to $3.10 billion on Thursday - a sum already bigger than Twitter Inc's annual revenue.

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United CEO apologizes at House hearing, as lawmakers issue warning

American Airlines is more closely monitoring oversold flights and has promised not to remove anyone after a plane has already been boarded, said Kerry Philipovitch, senior vice president for customer experience. He also said that no passengers who have been seated would be asked to leave the airplane, except in situations involving security or safety. "This has to be a turning point for the 8,700 professionals here at United." he said.

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Oil drops below $45 for first time since OPEC deal

From Exxon Mobil Corp.to Total SA, the world's largest listed oil companies have sent a message to skeptical investors and rivals at OPEC: we can get by in a world of $50 a barrel crude. United States oil giants Chevron and Exxon Mobil were two of the biggest fallers on Wall Street, dropping 2% and 1.3% respectively. On one hand, it shows its commitment from OPEC's kingpin to make the supply cut agreement work.

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Hiding info on Hillary probe wouldve been "catastrophic"

Anthony Weiner . The Clinton investigation was revealed to Congress 11 days before the election, after further emails were found on a former congressman's laptop, while an investigation into Trump which began in July was not disclosed until March - after Trump had been elected.

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Puerto Rico Declares Bankruptcy Protection for $70 Billion Debt

A woman holds a sign up to police that reads in Spanish "The people are awake". Despite long-term Puerto Rico municipal bonds having already been downgraded by Moody's to junk status, Barclays, Morgan Stanley and RBC Capital Markets sold the 2014 bonds at a cost to Puerto Rico of 8.727 percent.


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